Filters to Identify Guidelines

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SubGroup or by the (UK) National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). For suggestions on the appraisal of filters see the ISSG Search Filter Appraisal Checklist.


Publications that review search filter performance

Lunny CA, Salzwedel DM, Liu T, Ramasubbu C, Gerrish S, Puil L, Mintzes B, Wright JM. 2018. Protocol for the validation of four search strategies for retrieval of Clinical Practice Guidelines in MEDLINE, Embase and PubMed. PeerJ Preprints 6:e27149v1

Database Filter
 EmbaseCADTH strategy 2014 [Ovid]

MEDLINE & PubMed ASTED(3S)/CHLA Guidelines search filter [2018]

CADTH strategy 2014 [Ovid]

University of Texas School of Public Health. Search filters for guidelines. Accessed 06 Dec 2012. [Ovid]

 PsycINFOCADTH strategy 2014 [Ovid]